$94,103
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The average pay for a Director Of Communications in Seattle, Washington is $94,103 per year.

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Salary $58,312 - $151,225
Bonus $2,013 - $30,913
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$58,312 - $162,330
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 49

Job Description for Director of Communications

Communications directors are responsible for the communicating a positive image of a company to the public. They often advise executives on public relations and how to effectively communicate the company’s message. Communications directors can work in any field, including nonprofit organizations and government agencies.

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Director of Communications Tasks
  • Act as primary spokesperson and liaison for the company with media in all markets.
  • Supervise news releases and the implementation of public relations programs.
  • Manage press conferences and press coverage at all company events.
  • Devise and implement the strategy, messaging and tools needed to build the image of the company.

About Seattle, Washington

King County, Washington
684,443
Male:
345,659 (50.5%)
Female:
338,784 (49.5%)
Seattle (/siˈætəl/) is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States and the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 684,451 residents as of 2015, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 18th largest city in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the Top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. The Seattle metropolitan area is the 15th largest metropolitan area in the United States with over 3.7 million inhabitants. The city is situated on an isthmus between Puget Sound (an inlet of the Pacific Ocean) and Lake Washington, about 100 miles (160 km) south of the Canada–United States border. A major gateway for trade with Asia, Seattle is the...
Seattle:
$80,349
Washington:
$64,129
$1,356
Seattle:
$530,900
Washington:
$284,000
3.5%

Director of Communications Job Listings

Key Stats for Director of Communications

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
61%
20 years or more
14%

Experience Affects Director of Communications Salaries

Late-Career
▼0%

National Average
$95,000

▼1%

Skills That Affect Director of Communications Salaries

Project Management
▲1%

National Average
$95,000

Corporate Communications
▼1%

Strategic Planning
▼3%

Editing
▼3%

Media / Public Relations
▼4%

Web Content Management
▼9%

Marketing Communications
▼13%

Social Media Marketing
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
61%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 93%
vision benefits
Vision: 88%
no benefits
None: 5%